What Happened in April 1629

  • S 1
  • M 2
  • T 3
  • W 4
  • T 5
  • F 6
  • S 7
  • S 8
  • M 9
  • T 10
  • W 11
  • T 12
  • F 13
  • S 14
  • S 15
  • M 16
  • T 17
  • W 18
  • T 19
  • F 20
  • S 21
  • S 22
  • M 23
  • T 24
  • W 25
  • T 26
  • F 27
  • S 28
  • S 29
  • M 30

Historical Events

  • Apr 14 England & France sign Peace of Susa
  • Apr 17 1st commercial fishery established

Famous Birthdays

  • Apr 7 Juan Jose, of Austria, Spanish general/governor of Netherlands
  • Apr 14 Christian Huygens, Holland, astronomer (discovered Saturn's rings)
  • Apr 14 Christiaan Huygens, Dutch mathematician, astronomer and scientist (science of dynamics), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1695)
  • Apr 23 John Commelin, director (Hortus Botanicus, Amsterdam)

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 8 Willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar, dies at 50
  • Apr 19 Sigismondo d'India, Italian composer